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Rod Blagojevich Guilty

Blago Faces Menial Work, Restricted Family Visits In Prison

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 09.01.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — An eight-digit number affixed to his prison clothes. A job scrubbing toilets or mopping floors at 12 cents an hour. His incessant jogg...

Blago's Famous Hairstyle Safe In Federal Prison

AP | Posted 08.28.2011 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The hair that inspired a David Letterman Top 10 list and a line of "Bleep'n Golden" shampoo may survive a trip to prison. A...

Why the Blagojevich Verdict Matters

Paul Dailing | Posted 08.28.2011 | Chicago
Paul Dailing

Monday was a good day, even if there are still power plays, shady deals and more money shuffling through Springfield and Chicago each day than through a Vegas casino. A man who thought he was too powerful to be caught was caught.

WATCH: Your Day In Politics News

Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) formally declared her candidacy for president of the United States on Monday. Lawmakers in Washington are still workin...

Blagojevich Jury: Senate Seat Evidence Was Most Clear

AP | KAREN HAWKINS | Posted 08.27.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Jurors who convicted Rod Blagojevich of corruption Monday said it wasn't that they disliked the former Illinois governor. They just di...

Twitter Reacts To Blago Guilty Verdicts

Posted 08.27.2011 | Chicago

Rod Blagojevich, the embattled former Democratic governor of Illinois, was found guilty on Monday of 17 charges, among them trying to sell President O...

US Attorney: Blagojevich Verdict 'Bittersweet'

AP | Posted 08.27.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The top federal prosecutor in Chicago says the verdict delivered in Rod Blagojevich's trial sends a "loud and clear message" that the ouste...

Blagojevich GUILTY: Jury Convicts Rod Blagojevich On 17 Of 20 Counts

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.27.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Rod Blagojevich, who won two terms as Illinois governor before scandal made him a national punch line, was convicted Monday of a wide ...